2020 Favorite pictures. (29 pictures)

These pictures are the pictures I consider my best in the year 2020.

The copyright owner on these pictures is Michael Meissner. Please direct any comments about this web page to mrmweb@the-meissners.org.

Michael Meissner's home page is at http://www.the-meissners.org, his Renaissance Faire/SF convention links are at http://www.the-meissners.org/ren.html, his digital camera links are at http://www.the-meissners.org/camera.html, his calendar links are at http://www.the-meissners.org/calendar.html, and the head of these photo albums is at http://www.the-meissners.org/photo.html.

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Pet pictures (6 pictures)

Picture #1: Diana catching some rays
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Panasonic LX-10 camera
f/2.8, ISO 125, 1/1000 sec, 18.3mm, auto mode, auto wb (4800), matrix metering, image stabilization, standard
35mm equivalent focal length 54.0mm
Programs used: crop, gimp, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 02, 2020 13:44:03
Last modified on March 10, 2020 at 11:44

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-02/index.html.

Picture #2: Pet me!
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 25mm lens
f/1.8, ISO 250, 1/60 sec, 25.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 50.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on March 10, 2020 09:33:35
Last modified on March 10, 2020 at 11:46

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-03/index.html.

Picture #3: Sophie at ease
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 25mm lens
f/1.8, ISO 640, 1/60 sec, 25.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 50.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on March 10, 2020 09:34:19
Last modified on March 10, 2020 at 11:47

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-03/index.html.

Picture #4: What is it?
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 25mm lens
f/2.2, ISO 200, 1/100 sec, 25.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 50.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on March 10, 2020 09:38:22
Last modified on March 10, 2020 at 11:47

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-03/index.html.

Picture #5: Nightwind bliss
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 25mm lens
f/2.0, ISO 1000, 1/60 sec, 25.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 50.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on March 10, 2020 09:39:58
Last modified on March 10, 2020 at 11:48

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-03/index.html.

Picture #6: Nightwind
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 60mm lens
f/2.8, ISO 250, flash, 1/60 sec, 60.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 120.2mm
Programs used: crop, gimp, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 07, 2020 01:18:52
Last modified on June 09, 2020 at 18:35

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-06/index.html.

Picutres of eagles (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Eagle
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-200mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 500, 1/2000 sec, 200.0mm, shutter priority, natural color, matrix metering, bias 0.3, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 400.6mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2020 09:46:55
Last modified on May 22, 2020 at 22:08

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-eagles-and-seagulls/index.html.

Picture #2: Eagle #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M1-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-200mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 500, 1/2000 sec, 200.0mm, shutter priority, natural color, matrix metering, bias 0.3, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 400.6mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2020 09:46:55
Last modified on May 22, 2020 at 22:09

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-eagles-and-seagulls/index.html.

Pictures of seagulls (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Seagull
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Panasonic 100-300mm-II lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/2000 sec, 177.0mm, shutter priority, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, bias -0.3, continous focus, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 709.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2020 11:18:20
Last modified on May 22, 2020 at 22:20

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-eagles-and-seagulls/index.html.

Picture #2: Seagulls
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Panasonic 100-300mm-II lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/2000 sec, 177.0mm, shutter priority, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, bias -0.3, continous focus, image stabilization
35mm equivalent focal length 709.0mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 15, 2020 11:18:30
Last modified on May 22, 2020 at 22:20

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-eagles-and-seagulls/index.html.

Butterfly pictures (6 pictures)

Picture #1: Sipping at the plant
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 200, flash, 1/60 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 400.6mm
Programs used: crop, gimp, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2020 14:45:22
Last modified on May 23, 2020 at 00:22

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-butterfly/index.html.

Picture #2: Orange butterfly
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 200, flash, 1/60 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 400.6mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2020 14:45:46
Last modified on May 23, 2020 at 00:23

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-butterfly/index.html.

Picture #3: Bird
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 200, flash, 1/60 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 400.6mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2020 14:50:59
Last modified on May 23, 2020 at 00:24

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-butterfly/index.html.

Picture #4: Butterfly
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 200, flash, 1/60 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 400.6mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2020 15:06:07
Last modified on May 23, 2020 at 00:25

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-butterfly/index.html.

Picture #5: Butterfly with the eyes
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 200, flash, 1/125 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 801.2mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2020 15:06:56
Last modified on May 23, 2020 at 00:26

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-butterfly/index.html.

Picture #6: Black and white butterfly
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus 50-200mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 640, 1/320 sec, 169.0mm, auto mode, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 338.5mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on February 16, 2020 15:08:55
Last modified on May 23, 2020 at 00:26
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/320 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-butterfly/index.html.

Pictures of herons and egrets (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Heron
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-200mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 801.2mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on April 05, 2020 14:09:43
Last modified on May 16, 2020 at 20:58
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/500 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-04/index.html.

Picture #2: Heron #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-200mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 200.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 801.2mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on April 05, 2020 14:10:00
Last modified on May 16, 2020 at 20:58
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/500 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-04/index.html.

Spring pictures (1 picture)

Picture #1: Ayer spring
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-200mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 112.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 448.6mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, gimp, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on April 19, 2020 12:54:37
Last modified on May 16, 2020 at 21:06
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/250 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-04/index.html.

Pictures of turtles and tortoises (1 picture)

Picture #1: Turtle
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-200mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 94.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 376.6mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on May 02, 2020 13:51:07
Last modified on May 16, 2020 at 21:10

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-05/index.html.

Pictures of rabbits (1 picture)

Picture #1: Rabbit
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Panasonic 100-300mm-II lens
f/5.6, ISO 3200, 1/640 sec, 300.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 600.9mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on May 16, 2020 18:20:03
Last modified on May 16, 2020 at 21:12

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-05/index.html.

Pictures of dandelions (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Dandelion
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 60mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/100 sec, 60.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 120.2mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on May 16, 2020 18:25:28
Last modified on May 16, 2020 at 21:13
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/100 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-05/index.html.

Picture #2: Dandelion #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 60mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/125 sec, 60.0mm, aperture priority, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 120.2mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on May 16, 2020 18:26:14
Last modified on May 16, 2020 at 21:14

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-05/index.html.

Pictures of stuffed animals arranged in silly positions (4 pictures)

Picture #1: How my dog left her stuffed lamb
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 200, 1/125 sec, 28.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 56.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on May 17, 2020 11:58:11
Last modified on May 18, 2020 at 14:06

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-05/index.html.

Picture #2: I need some air
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/100 sec, 28.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 56.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on May 17, 2020 11:59:32
Last modified on May 18, 2020 at 14:07

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-05/index.html.

Picture #3: Strawberry Squirrels Forever
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, flash, 1/60 sec, 21.0mm, aperture priority, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 42.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 15, 2020 23:13:25
Last modified on June 16, 2020 at 03:23

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-06/index.html.

Picture #4: Strawberry Squirrels Forever #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Olympus-m43 12-40mm lens
f/8.0, ISO 200, flash, 1/60 sec, 21.0mm, aperture priority, vivid color, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 42.1mm
Programs used: crop, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 15, 2020 23:14:15
Last modified on June 16, 2020 at 03:24

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-06/index.html.

Pictures of dragonflies (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Dragonfly
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2020, All rights reserved
Olympus E-M5-III camera with Panasonic 100-300mm-II lens
f/5.6, ISO 500, 1/640 sec, 300.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 1201.8mm, digital zoom x2
Programs used: crop, gimp, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 13, 2020 16:35:30
Last modified on June 16, 2020 at 09:50
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/640 sec

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-06/index.html.

Picture #2: Insect
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Olympus E-M5-III camera with Panasonic 100-300mm-II lens
f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/640 sec, 300.0mm, auto mode, natural color, matrix metering, image stabilization, auto
35mm equivalent focal length 600.9mm
Programs used: crop, gimp, raw therapee
Taken by Michael Meissner on June 13, 2020 16:36:35
Last modified on June 16, 2020 at 10:33

The file originally appeared in http://www.the-meissners.org/2020-small-albums/2020-06/index.html.

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